Painting Tile on a roll wallpaper

Old 12-30-11, 02:48 PM
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Painting Tile on a roll wallpaper

I have an old motorhome I am restoring and it has plastic wallpaper that looks like tiles, can I paint over this and if so what sort of paint should I use,
Old 12-30-11, 02:54 PM
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Almost always better to remove wall paper in a house than paint over it but I'm not sure how that translates to a motor home. Is the wallpaper well adhered?
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Assuming the wallpaper is factory, I'd be leery of trying to strip it. I'd recommend applying a pigmented shellac primer [like Zinnser's BIN] Once dry it can be recoated with your choice of paint.

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